Stories tagged: "World War II"


Chuck Shuff sitting outside in wheelchair holding American flag
This World War II Veteran’s Honor Flight was Canceled. So His Union Did This.

Chalmer "Chuck" Shuff was supposed to visit the World War II Memorial this spring. But when his Honor Flight was canceled, his union stepped in.

Donald Stratton U.S.S. Arizona dies
One of the Last Remaining Survivors of the U.S.S. Arizona Sinking in Pearl Harbor Dies

Donald Stratton, one of the last three remaining survivors of the U.S.S. Arizona warship sinking in Pearl Harbor, has died at the age of 97.

USS Arizona Memorial|Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Photo
USS Arizona Memorial Now Open Outside D-backs Spring Training Facility

The new memorial outside the D-backs spring training facility honors the more than 1,100 sailors who died on the USS Arizona during Pearl Harbor.